Powerful Winter Storm Pounding Parts Of The Northeast and Great Lakes

A powerful winter storm is organizing near the eastern Great Lakes and will slowly lift through southeastern Canada over the next day. Heavy snow and gusty winds will wallop areas from western and Upstate New York into northern New England. Then extremely heavy lake effect snow will pound areas downwind of the Great Lakes, especially off Lakes Erie and Ontario, through Saturday afternoon. Read More >

Current conditions at

Saranac Lake, Adirondack Regional Airport (KSLK)

Lat: 44.39°NLon: 74.2°WElev: 1663ft.

Snow Fog

33°F

1°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.16 in (988.9 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Last update 27 Feb 8:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Lake Placid NY

Winter Weather Advisory until February 27, 04:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until February 27, 04:00pm

    NOW until
    4:00pm Thu

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Rain and snow showers, becoming all snow after 10am.  Temperature falling to around 19 by 4pm. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 26 to 31 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 34 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely before 10pm, then snow showers likely after 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -7. Windy, with a west wind 22 to 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Windy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -6. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 21 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -10. West wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 4 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15. West wind 11 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 15 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. West wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 20. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 20 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain and snow showers, becoming all snow after 10am. Temperature falling to around 19 by 4pm. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 26 to 31 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow likely before 10pm, then snow showers likely after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -7. Windy, with a west wind 22 to 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -6. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -10. West wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15. West wind 11 to 13 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 20. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38. South wind around 7 mph.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 42. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Light and variable wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Placid NY
 44.29°N 73.97°W (Elev. 1877 ft)
9:25 am EST Feb 27, 2020
9am EST Feb 27, 2020-6pm EST Mar 4, 2020
 
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